A third year Murang’a University understudy is being held by police for supposedly slaughtering a multi year-old kid whose body he helped the police recoup from a maize estate.
The suspect, Festus Wachira Maina is claimed to have picked a fight with the mother to the kid preceding the occurrence before the kid was accounted for missing.
Murang’a province police officer Mr. Josephat Kinyua affirmed that the presume drove the police to a spot where the remaining parts of kid was dumped in a homestead neighboring Murang’a GK Prisons.
He said fundamental examinations uncovered that the suspect was living together with the kid’s mom and on December 5 he took the youngster with him to where he was inhabiting St. Mary’s bequest.
The mother got worried after the kid was not come back to their home and thusly detailed the issue to police.
Kinyua said the understudy was captured and after cross examination confessed to have slaughtered the kid following conflict with his mom whom they have been in relationship for quite a while.
“The speculate drove us to where the body was dumped. The homicide most likely happened on Friday night. From the body we could determine that the youngster was hit with a dull item on the head,” included Kinyua.
The mother is from Nyandarua County and she has been working in Murang’a town where she occupied with an association with the college understudy.
Neighbors who conversed with KNA said the understudy and the lady have been living respectively like a spouse and husband however the suspect had likewise a leased house close to the college.
“Our neighbor educated us that his child was absent after he went with her darling on Thursday night and however he neglected to bring him back. The two were having differences for quite a while,” said Anne Wanjiku, a neighbor.
Kinyua said they have nearly finished examinations and the understudy will be summoned in court on Monday accused of homicide.
The police officer spoke to understudies particularly those in organizations of higher figuring out how to focus on thinks about and abstain from taking part in illegal connections.
Crime cases in Murang’a area have been on increment in later past with maltreatment of medications and liquor addiction being named as significant supporter of the offenses.” There is requirement for advising and direction to our youngsters at any rate to realize how to deal with troublesome circumstances as opposed to coming about to execute,” Kinyua noted.